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A Flood of Data

A UTA civil engineer’s flood alert system helped keep Houston hospitals safe and functional during Hurricane Harvey


From Insight to Impact

Now in its 30th year, the UTA Research Institute continues to push the boundaries of innovation with new projects in assistive robot technologies, unmanned systems, and more.

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Mind Matters

UTA researchers are confronting important questions related to the human brain, including how to better detect blast-related trauma in veterans.

Robert Schafrik, Presidential Distinguished Professor of Industrial, Manufacturing, and Systems Engineering

Welcome Addition

New professor first in North Texas sponsored by Governor’s University Research Initiative

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Digitizing Our Histories

Preserving the histories of underserved groups is paramount for ensuring future progress. UTA's professors are leading the effort.

Daphene Woods, an intern in the play therapy room of the Center for Clinical Social Work.

Pioneers of the 21st Century

As the School of Social Work celebrates its 50th anniversary, we take a look at how the school has grown to meet the times and make a huge impact on our communities.

Class of 2021 students

Class of 2021

The fall 2017 semester brought a record-breaking freshman class to UTA. Meet some of the outstanding students who were attracted to UTA’s reputation for excellence.

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Cancer in the Crosshairs

Researchers from a variety of disciplines at UTA are united in their efforts to defeat one of the leading causes of death in the United States.

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The Business of Pregnancy

Infertility solutions provide hope to families. But the unregulated, highly profitable industry raises important questions about the value of work, motherhood, and patient care.

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Reshaping North Texas

Urban planners, civil engineers, and social workers are providing cities and decision-makers with the tools and data they need to create communities where everyone can thrive.